Posts tagged “Black and White

The simplest way.

Man repairing the old Soviet car on the outskirts of the city of Mogilev in eastern Belarus by Mihail Kopychko

Man repairing the old Soviet car on the outskirts of the city of Mogilev in eastern Belarus.

Photo by Mihail Kopychko.


A spell is cast.

Sleepy Hollow II by Steve Landeros

Sleepy Hollow II by Steve Landeros.


A battle, to the end.

Mickey Mouse in the election campaign London County Council to attract voters, February 26 1931, England by Fox Photos

During a London County Council election campaign run by Sir W Ray, Mickey Mouse is shown on a small screen in a city street to attract voters, February 26 1931, England.

Photo by Fox Photos / Hulton Archive.


We invite some.

Lured to Lofoten by the lucrative winter cod run, hundreds of fishing vessels clog Henningsvaer Harbor in 1951. Photo by Sverre A. Børretzen

Lured to Lofoten by the lucrative winter cod run, hundreds of fishing vessels clog Henningsvaer Harbor in 1951.

Photo by Sverre A. Børretzen. (via nationalgeographic.com)


We see you.

Paris (Givenchy Hat B), 1958 by Frank Horvat for Jardin des Modes

Paris (Givenchy Hat B), 1958 by Frank Horvat for Jardin des Modes.


Dragon’s Tail.

Dragon's Tail by Andreu Pardales

Cool experimental photo of the Great Wall of China by Andreu Pardales.


Riding and bending upon the wind.

Storm Forced Trees No 8 Beech, 1996 by Tessa Traeger

Storm Forced Trees No 8 Beech, 1996 by Tessa Traeger.

Constant exposure to salt-laden gusts has sculpted these trees into portraits of the wind itself, becoming expressive of the Atlantic gales that formed them.


There will be others.

Ride by Steve Landeros

Ride by Steve Landeros


Consciousness battling time.

A young boy dressed in a sailor suit talking to two Grenadier Guards in a park by E. Bacon, 8th June 1925

A young boy dressed in a sailor suit talking to two Grenadier Guards in a park, 8th June 1925.

Photograph by E. Bacon /Topical Press Agency/Getty Images


Tourist Trap.

Morton Bay fig tree, Beverly Hills and Ghirardelli sign, trolleys, San Francisco by Thomas Barbey

Morton Bay fig tree, shot in Beverly Hills and the Ghirardelli sign and the trolleys in San Francisco.

Photo(s) by Thomas Barbèy


Just us.

Ricki Hall - The silver key by Anna Morosini

Ricki Hall – The Silver Key.

Shot by Anna Morosini


Little Paris by the sea.

Tentes à Deauville by Michel Tréhet

Tentes à Deauville by Michel Tréhet


Ho-hum.

Alfred Hitchcock at the Rizzoli Bookstore on New York's Fifth Avenue, NY 1965

Alfred Hitchcock at the Rizzoli Bookstore on New York’s Fifth Avenue, 1965.

© Otto Ludwig Bettmann / Corbis


Vintage yet contemporary.

East Meets West, Victoria Harbour, 1963 by Fan Ho

East Meets West. Victoria Harbour, Hong Kong 1963.

Photograph by Fan Ho

(Photo source: photographyofchina ; via – AO Vertical)


What soul, this land.

Time-out at the Tannerhof Hotel in Bayrischzell, Germany. Photo taken using an Apple iPhone 4 by Sabine Butterblume

Time-out at the Tannerhof Hotel in Bayrischzell, Germany.

Photo taken using an Apple iPhone 4 by Sabine Butterblume


Let our thoughts run free.

Asciano, Siena 1961 by Gianni Berengo Gardin

Asciano, Siena 1961

Photo by Gianni Berengo Gardin


Nonfiction.

Youthful Mining Crew at Pennsylvania Coal Company's mine in South Pittston. Photo by Lewis Wickes Hine, 1910

Youthful Mining Crew at Pennsylvania Coal Company’s mine in South Pittston photographed by Lewis Wickes Hine, 1910

Grimy young men and boys pause in their work at the Pennsylvania Coal Company’s mine in South Pittston.  Many of these boys are no more than ten years old, and some are even younger.

(Photo from Shorpy)


We need a lift.

Rome, Council of Ministers by Carl Mydans,1940

Rome, Council of Ministers by Carl Mydans, 1940


Righteous Armored.

Friends by adamix

Friends by adamix


Above and Beyond.

Tony and Jono, 2011 new years rave, Vancouver Pacific Colosseum by Tomasz Wagner

Tony and Jono playing at the 2011 new years rave at the Vancouver Pacific Colosseum.

Shot by Tomasz Wagner